Pokemon: I Choose You Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

Singapore’s greatest collectors (of anything and everything)

Nov 23rd, 2017 Animation, Child-friendly Marcus Goh 8 min read

Singapore may be a tiny red dot, our HDB houses are frequently described as shoebox flats, and we’re always broke – but we’ve got some of the greatest collectors in the world living amidst us. Not just collectors of anything – some of the finest purveyors and connoisseurs of pop culture are right here in our country! If there’s a collectible, there’s a high chance…

Spider-Man: Homecoming (Golden Village Cinemas)

The 6 sinister types of Spider-Man villains we meet at work everyday

Jul 4th, 2017 Action, Child-friendly, Science Fiction, Superheroes Marcus Goh 9 min read

Have you noticed how Spider-Man’s rogues gallery comprises zoo escapees? I’m not kidding here, Spider-Man fights the Lizard, the Vulture, Doctor Octopus, Rhino, Scorpion, Beetle, and a whole host of other villains with excellent costume designs and terribly lazy names. It’s like they drew animal flash cards for babies out of a hat. That’s not why he’s so insanely popular though. If you’re familiar with Spider-Man…

Gild Tesoro (Kazuhiro Yamaji) in One Piece Film: Gold. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

Not even Iron Man is richer than this anime character – guess who

Aug 22nd, 2016 Action, Adventure, Animation, Child-friendly, Fantasy Marcus Goh 7 min read

Films are the fulfilment of our fantasies, and virtually everyone’s fantasy is to be super rich. After all, how else does Iron Man afford all his suits (and planes and buildings)? But it’s not enough to be rich. You have to be the richest man in that movie’s universe, otherwise every Tom, Dick and Harry would be able to buy a suit of armour that flies and…

Young and Fabulous poster. Credit: Golden Village Cinemas

5 cosplayers who will give you nightmares

May 26th, 2016 Asian Cinema, Comedy, Singapore Film Marcus Goh 11 min read

Cosplaying sounds fairly simple to grasp – dress up as the character you like! You might need some more time to source for props, since it’s not like there are many online blogshops that have cosplay costumes in multiple sizes (PSA: Be careful when ordering from these online cosplay blogshops, because many of them do shoddy work which look nothing like their pictures). And you can wear…